Page 2 has pictures of the semi-completed-good-enough-for-the-party-on-Friday toga!WARNING:
The part I'm working on now was my slip for the costume, so its a bit thin. Therefore, you can see my undies through the fabric a bit. If you don't wanna see it, don't look past the first couple of pictures!
Ok, now onto the story: I have a toga party for work (I work for clear channel radio) and I wanted to make my toga so I could walk around, taking pictures, without having to worry about my sheet falling off. This is what I came up with:
So I started working on it:
I used some clothes as an example and made the skirt a little longer. My kitties approve.
Mirror shots to see if I like how it fit. And I kinda
The only thing that bugs me is that there is a little butt huggage, which I normally wouldn't consider for a work event, but this IS a Halloween party, and I really should suck it up that I'm 23 now and have a grown up's body.
The last pic is how I want the bottom of the dress to look. I'm going to add drawstrings to the side to create the effect. I was seeing if it would actually work. (It would)
What do you guys think? Should I add inserts to the side to hide the butt huggage? Also, any ideas for something bigger than some string (like in the drawing) that I could add to cover my tummy?